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Three Blind Mice Restore Vision
Blind mice are famous in nursery rhymes -- and maybe soon, in scientific laboratories. A team of Swiss scientists recently restored sight in blind lab mice by injecting new, light-sensing cells int...
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Trump Tops Republican Pack By Wide Margin
July 30, 2015 - Trump Tops Republican Pack By Wide Margin, Quinnipiac University National Poll Finds; But Dems Trump Trump In General Election   PDF format Sample and Methodology detail With 20 per...
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The Media's "Wave of Silence” on Sen. Bernie Sanders & Why
Two strong candidates have announced that they're running for the democratic presidential nomination. But the media is acting like it's Hillary Clinton against the Republican party. We’ll break thr...
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The View from Writers Roost
Term ‘closet bass singer’ was deemed inappropriate As I’ve mentioned previously, I grew up in rural and small town environs. Upon reaching full growth and maturity — for the male of the human speci...
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Jeb Bush Goes After Elderly, Forgets Elderly Is His Voting Base
Jeb Bush has made it very clear that he wants to destroy Medicare, the most used health care program in the United States. To do this, he plans to “phase out” the program in order to move in a newe...
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How Medicaid forces families like mine to stay poor
On a crisp California morning in February 2012, my sister-in-law, Marcella Wagner, was driving down the interstate toward Chico State University, where she had just entered the nursing program. She...
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Rusty Houser hated women
by FRED CLARK
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“Rusty was a classmate of mine,” Karen Spears Zacharias writes. Rusty, there, is John Russell Houser — the man who killed two women in a Lafayette, Louisiana, movie theater last week. Houser, she s...
Trump Schools the Republican Establishment
by MATT LATIMER, Politico
Jul 29, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
Kids, you tried your best and you failed miserably,” the great Homer Simpson once observed. “The lesson is: never try.” Read more: Trump Schools the Republican Establishment
Could Trump Win?
by PATRICK J. BUCHANAN
Jul 28, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
The American political class has failed the country, and should be fired. That is the clearest message from the summer surge of Bernie Sanders and the remarkable rise of Donald Trump. Read more: Co...
Is Obama to Blame for Weak Economic Growth?
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Economic growth under President Obama has been sluggish, fitful, faltering, and historically weak. But is it all his fault? In this interesting article that first appeared at Forbes.com, Dr. Mark H...
'Kill 'Em Varmints Hunting Tournament' comes under criticism
by SHERRI LITTLE
Jul 28, 2015 | 3 3 comments | 3 3 recommendations | email to a friend
How pathetic! A so-called civic organization promoting slaughter of animals because someone thinks they are pests? A ridiculous, small-minded attempt to promote killing as a means to resolve proble...
10 Ways to Become Financially Independent
by NATHANIEL SILLIN
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After the 2008 economic crisis, many people assumed they would never be able to reach true financial independence – the ability to live comfortably off one's savings and investments with no debt wh...
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The father of an Aurora shooting victim is interviewed after a verdict was delivered in the trial of James Holmes at the Arapahoe County Justice Center on July 16, 2015 in Centennial, ColoradoA woman was jailed for three weeks for contempt of court after shouting "Don't kill him!" at jurors deciding whether to pronounce a death sentence on "Batman" theater gunman James Holmes. The woman was escorted out of court by security in Centennial, Colorado, where the jury is considering the second of three stages which could lead to Holmes' execution over the July 2012 massacre. "Don't kill him! Don't kill him!" she shouted, interrupting prosecutor George Brauchler, who is seeking the death sentence for the slaughter which left 12 people dead and 70 injured.


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Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras leaves the podium after his speech at a meeting of ruling radical left Syriza party's central committee in Athens, on Thursday, July 30, 2015. Tsipras called for an extraordinary party congress in September, after Greece is expected to seal a new bailout deal with its international creditors, in a bid to end a rebellion by his hardline lawmakers that is threatening to topple his coalition government. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras has defeated a bid by dissenters in his left-wing Syriza party to push for an end to bailout talks and an exit from the euro currency.


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